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Royal Nepal Air Use Peru To Promote Nepal

Fri Jan 12, 2007 12:38 pm

http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20070111/od_nm/peru_nepal_blunder_dc_2

Quote:
LIMA (Reuters) - Royal Nepal Airlines has apologized to Peru after mistakenly using a photo of the Inca ruins of Machu Picchu to promote tourism in Nepal.

Peru's foreign ministry said in a statement Wednesday the flagship carrier of the Himalayan kingdom, about half way around the world from the Andean country, had put the picture of Peru's tourism icon, Machu Picchu, on a poster under a slogan "Have you seen Nepal?"
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